Olusegun Alebiosu is the Chief Risk Officer, FirstBank. Prior to this appointment in September, 2016, he had served as Chief Risk Officer at Coronation Merchant Bank Limited, Chief Credit Risk Officer at African Development Bank Group and Group Head, Credit Policy & Deputy Chief Credit Risk Officer at United Bank for Africa Plc. Olusegun has over 24 years’ experience in the Banking and Financial Services industry with cross-functional exposure to credit risk management, financial planning and Control, credit and Marketing (Branch Banking and Regional Manager), Trade, Corporate and Commercial Banking, Agriculture Financing, Oil and Gas, Transport (including Aviation and Shipping) and Project Financing.
He commenced his professional career in 1991 with Oceanic Bank Plc. (now Eco Bank Plc.) as Deputy Financial Controller. An alumnus of Harvard School of Government, Olusegun holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management and a Master’s Degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos.
He also holds a Master’s Degree in Developmental Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is a member of various professional bodies including Associate of Institute of Chartered Accountants (ACA), Associate of Nigeria Institute of Management (ANIM), Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) and Member, Nigeria Institute of International Affairs.